Former Adobe Exec Heads to Yahoo!

Former Adobe exec Bryan Lamkin has been tapped by Yahoo! to become SVP of Applications Products, according to Kara Swisher. Lamkin replaces Scott Dietzen, who came to Yahoo! via the Zimbra acquisition in 2007. Dietzen is being promoted to VP.

Lamkin spent 14 years at Adobe leading product strategy, marketing and product development for products such as Photoshop, Flash and Illustrator. He then became executive-in-residence at two venture capitalist firms: New Enterprise Associates and Sutter Hill Ventures.

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